The best national parks for extreme sports
Sun, Jul 08, 2012 at 5:51 PM
For some, going on vacation is a relaxing time, filled with activities like staring at clouds, enjoying leisurely meals and catching up on reading. And then there are those who find that approach boring and see time off as the opportunity to push themselves in ways that work and family obligations never allow. It might not be obvious that our national parks are a great place to feed your inner adrenaline junkie, but they offer some of the most exciting terrain and natural obstacles available in the U.S.